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The final set of hopefuls audition in front of the judges hoping to impress and make it through to the next stage of the competition. The auditions come from Manchester once again. First up is Damien Devine who fails to impress the judges with his vocal performance of Poker Face. After more dreadful auditions thing improve when Tobias Sumpton performs in front of the judges. Tobias manages to make it through to boot camp. Ramena Fahari, Chrissie Pitt, Karl Brown and Charlene Dawson also manage to impress all the judges and make it through. Next up is 16 year old Harry Styles who manages to impress both Nicole and Simon but not Louis. Simon isn't happy with Louis. Louis' mood doesn't improve when he says no to more auditionees. Diva Fever are next to perform but Simon isn't impressed with their song choice. Their second song goes down much better and they manage to get Nicole dancing as well and gain a place at boot camp. Next up is 28 year old club singer Richard Thomas who is devastated after he fails to make it through. Last up in Marlon McKenzie who fairs much better and gains the last place at boot camp.
Tonight is the FINAL auditions in Manchester and with judges Simon, Louis and Nicole Scherzinger, they are going to be able to have another round of auditions. Before the judges get in the auditorium, Simon has a little fun in the elevator and tells Louis that he is getting fat. Nicole tells that if he calls her fat, she will punch him. They arrive and they have high hopes to close the auditions in Manchester and want this round to go smoothly. ..Read the full recap
Nicole: (to Tobias) I really like your voice a lot. You have an unexpected fire behind your voice.
Nicole: (to Harry) For 16 years old you have a beautiful voice.